Here's a running list of injury updates around the Marjor Leagues:
– The Toronto Blue Jays have placed their closer, Sergio Santos on the Disabled List with right shoulder inflammation according to Vinnie Duber of MLB.com. “He didn't feel quite right in that save situation last night,” manager John Farrell said. “And as the evening progressed, he felt more tightness throughout the night. He woke up [Saturday] morning with that inflammation kind of rearing its head.”
– Second baseman Freddy Sanchez is scheduled to begin his rehab assignment today at Class-A San Jose reports Spencer Fordin of MLB.com. The Giants are hopeful that Sanchez will be able to perform defensively by the middle of the week.
– Padres outfielder Kyle Blanks will require season-ending surgery to repair a torn labrum in his left shoulder according to Dan Hayes of the North County Times.
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